Nothing is as approved as mediocrity, the majority has established it and it fixes it fangs on whatever gets beyond it either way. — Pascal

Pandora

~ 2000 BC
Civilization: Greek — 
   Field of Renown:  heroine — Maiden
Era:  Heroic

Created by Zeus to punish humans for the theft of fire. She opened a box containing greed, vanity, slander, envy.

Other Resources


Story Links
Book Links
Paradise of Children in  A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys  by  Nathaniel Hawthorne
The Magic Box  in  Stories of the Ancient Greeks  by  Charles D. Shaw


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It was a very pleasant life indeed.
 in A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys

It seemed as if a sudden swarm of winged creatures brushed past her.
 in A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys

Hope
 in A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys

Pandora wonders at the box
 in A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys

Pandora desires to open the box
 in A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys

Pandora opens the box
 in A Wonder Book for Girls and Boys

Pandora and her Box
 in Stories of the Ancient Greeks